Europe domination in the 16th and 17th centuriesUploader: Ulises 27 days ago Subscribe 1222
With its ritual public exhibition of the defeated barbarians, particularly chiefs, kings, generals and nobles, the triumph can be considered an antecedent and a source of inspiration for later exotic exhibitions. You were just that good at cooking you never needed an empire! Large areas of the world which could previously only be engaged with spiritually become subject to human inquiry and, ultimately, human control. The societies and cultures which Europeans encountered in the Caribbean and in continental North and South America were generally viewed as "savagery". Some voyagers and authors, however, offered more complex — even positive — portrayals of west African societies, such as the French naturalist Michel Adanson —and the Scottish philosophers John Millar — and Lord Henry Kames — Official representatives of the East India Company and members of their staffs in towns across India began to socialize with, and even marry, Hindu or Muslim bibi name for a lady in Urdu and Persian or courtesans and mistresses, adopting Indian customs as a result. Did they travel to the West in a large group like colonial slaves or small group?